We remember George Allen

We remember George Allen

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Timeline

1867
sibling Henry Allen Source:6652209 1867
1874
sibling Thomas Allen Source:6652209 21st July 1874
1879
sibling Elizabeth Allen Source:6652209 1879
1881
birth Stafford, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:6652208 30th April 1881
1881
location Marsh Street, Stafford, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:6652208 30th April 1881
1884
sibling Emma Allen Source:6652209 1884
1885
sibling Jane Allen Source:6652209 4th July 1885
1891
location 3 Foregate Street, Stafford, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:6652209 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 9 Source:6652209 5th April 1891
1898
location Field Place, Stafford, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:6652214 1st February 1898
1898
service British Army Private 4608 North Staffordshire Regiment 3rd Battalion - Militia Source:6652214 1st February 1898 - 18th August 1898
1898
dates Age 18 Source:6652214 1st February 1898
1898
employment Shoemaker Stafford, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:6652214 1st February 1898
1898
employment Labourer Stafford, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:6652217 19th August 1898
1898
dates Age 18 Source:6652217 19th August 1898
1898
service British Army Private not stated Hussars of the Line 14th Hussars Source:6652217 19th August 1898 - 22nd August 1898
1898
events Pre-WWI Military Service Other Military Service Served during the Boer War, including the Defence of Ladysmith in 1899-1900. In India he was tried for assaulting an officer and in March 1905 was discharged as 'incorrigible and worthless'. Source:6652217 19th August 1898 - 11th March 1905
1898
service British Army Driver 29565 Royal Field Artillery 2 Section Source:6652217 22nd August 1898 - 29th August 1898
1898
service British Army Driver 29565 Royal Field Artillery 62nd Field Battery Source:6652217 29th August 1898 - 23rd December 1898
1898
service British Army Driver 29565 Royal Field Artillery 69th Field Battery Source:6652217 24th December 1898 - 11th March 1905
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:24349 23rd February 1915 - 1st June 1915
1915
service British Army Private 8161 North Staffordshire Regiment 1st Battalion Source:6652229 1st June 1915
service British Army Private 8161 North Staffordshire Regiment Source:24349
1915
death Killed in Action He was killed by heavy enemy shelling while his battalion was holding part of the front line near Armentieres. Western Front France Source:7150111 Source:6652229 1st June 1915
burial Ferme Buterne Military Cemetery, Houplines CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Nord France Source:7150111

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George
Initials G
Last Name Allen
Source 24349
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
3 Foregate Street, Stafford, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Field Place, Stafford, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address known 1st February 1898
Marsh Street, Stafford, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address known 30th April 1881
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 8161 North Staffordshire Regiment Private
British Army 4608 North Staffordshire Regiment 3rd Battalion - Militia Private
British Army not stated Hussars of the Line 14th Hussars Private
British Army 29565 Royal Field Artillery 2 Section Driver
British Army 29565 Royal Field Artillery 62nd Field Battery Driver
British Army 29565 Royal Field Artillery 69th Field Battery Driver
British Army 8161 North Staffordshire Regiment 1st Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane Allen nee Atkins mother
Henry Allen father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Henry Allen brother 1867
Thomas Allen brother 21st July 1874
Elizabeth Allen sister 1879
Emma Allen sister 1884
Jane Allen sister 4th July 1885
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1898-08-19 5'5"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1898-08-19 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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